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French poet Arthur Rimbaud was 17 when he started a relationship fellow poet Paul Verlaine, 11-years older than him.
Oscar Wilde was 36 when he became involved with the 22-year-old Lord Alfred Douglas.
And designer Calvin Klein was 48 years older than his ex-partner, model Nick Gruber.
There’s nine years difference between Joe Marsden, 28, and James Hilton, 19, who met on a phone dating app.
Just because my last boyfriend turned out to be an immature idiot, it didn’t mean everyone younger than me was too.” Dennis, 29, adds: “I’m not into older or younger guys, it’s about how we get on, and Michael and I just fit.
I like the grey bits in his hair, the fact he’s lived a bit more of life than me, that he’s had experiences I haven’t.
But does an age gap relationship need strings attached to work?
But it’s more difficult to achieve long term compatibility.” Gay age gaps like that between Tom and Dustin are nothing new.
I went on several dinners with men in their 40s and 50s, but we didn’t click.
“Then I met with Dennis at a bar in Vauxhall, London, and we hit it off straight away.
A study in the UK, USA, Sweden, France and the Netherlands revealed that gay couples are almost three times more likely to have an age difference of more than ten years between them, compared to heterosexual couples.
“In speaking with thousands of people about relationships, gay men are more open to a relationship with an age gap,” says Lemarc Thomas, managing director of Seventy Thirty, the exclusive matchmaking and introduction agency.